A HUMANITARIAN FOR THE AGES
Though she committed to donating the entirety of her holdings to charity when she joined the elite Giving Pledge in 2010, Lyda Hill of the Junior League of Dallas has never seen her wealth as the limit to her ability to serve in all aspects of her life—as a philanthropist, volunteer, entrepreneur and booster of public institutions.
“When I joined The Junior League and toured all of the different agencies it was helping, I saw what was out there—it opened my eyes,” says the 2015 Mary Harriman winner. “Then I understood what I could do about it.”
Her innovations …